MCPS Board approves Operations Levy for May ballot
April 11, 2019
MISSOULA – Missoula County Public Schools Trustees approved a secondary school levy to appear on the May 7 ballot to support the high school operations budget. This will be a mail-in election with ballots being mailed out April 17.
The operations levy is for $118,986 and will cost taxpayers $1.55 on a $200,000 home. Due to the restoration of state funding that was reduced in the 2017 special session, this is a$1.02 increase on a $200,000 home.
Schools are required to raise a portion of their budgets through a voter-approved levy. When the need has arisen, Missoula taxpayers have passed op...